A US police officer works at a crime scene of a shooting in Milwaukee in February . Photo: Getty Images/AFP

Coronavirus lockdown in US triggers plunge in mass shootings

  • The number of mass shootings in the country dropped 24 per cent in April from a year earlier as churches, malls, schools and parks were closed
  • The decline occurred despite a spike in gun sales that month
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A US police officer works at a crime scene of a shooting in Milwaukee in February . Photo: Getty Images/AFP
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